Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 25–Buffalo to Montrose

Wright County

Roadwork

Project map
Hwy 25 detour Buffalo to Montrose. Click map PDF.

Reconstruct seven miles of Highway 25 road surface and improve drainage from south of the Settlers Parkway roundabout in Buffalo to Hwy 12 near Montrose, Wright County.

Current

Periodic lane or shoulder closures, as crews prepare work areas. Sign up for project email updates

Detour begins Aug 14

Hwy 25 will close and detour to all through traffic between Buffalo and Montrose on Wednesday, Aug. 14. Detour uses Wright County Rd 12 and Hwy 12/Hwy 25.

Live, work along Hwy 25

Access to be restricted to those who work, live or need to visit locations along Hwy 25. Access to be maintained and open to businesses or residents, however expect changes, delays and gravel or grooved surfaces. Expect flaggers and use of a pilot car with alternating one way traffic.

Pipe work begins August 18

The road will be temporarily impassable at some locations to complete underground pipe/culvert work, seek nearest side road off Hwy 25. Multiple crews will be working. Map of side roads for culvert work, PDF

All lanes to open by Oct. 13, 2019.

About this project

Reconstruct the Hwy 25 road surface and improve drainage from south of the Settlers Parkway roundabout in Buffalo to Hwy 12 near Montrose.

Summary of work

  • Reconstruct seven miles of road surface (full-depth reclaim), includes shoulders and turn lanes
  • Repair or replace 20 underground drainage pipes/box culverts
  • Upgrade guardrail
  • Install mumble and rumble strips

Information is tentative and subject to change.